The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 82 87 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 154 142 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.52% 2.93% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.52% 13.02% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 148 128 80
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
992 1091 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.71% 22.49% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 769 939 722
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 119 £35,000 +2.94% 7
Bradford +16 28 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Huddersfield - 4 £40,000 -
Wakefield +10 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Halifax -8 1 £30,000 -17.24%
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 189 (57.62%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (50.30%) ISTQB
3 128 (39.02%) SQL
4 116 (35.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 99 (30.18%) Software Testing
6 88 (26.83%) SDLC
7 85 (25.91%) Selenium
8 84 (25.61%) Finance
9 79 (24.09%) Test Management
9 79 (24.09%) Test Scripting
10 73 (22.26%) .NET
11 70 (21.34%) QA
12 54 (16.46%) Java
12 54 (16.46%) BDD
13 53 (16.16%) Non-Functional Testing
13 53 (16.16%) Degree
13 53 (16.16%) User Acceptance Testing
13 53 (16.16%) Test Automation
14 49 (14.94%) TDD
15 47 (14.33%) Scrum
16 46 (14.02%) System Integration Testing
17 45 (13.72%) Oracle
18 44 (13.41%) Test Strategy
19 41 (12.50%) Microsoft
20 39 (11.89%) Regression Testing
21 38 (11.59%) Windows
22 36 (10.98%) Performance Testing
22 36 (10.98%) Automation Testing
23 34 (10.37%) Cucumber
24 33 (10.06%) Service Delivery

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.61%) SAS
3 1 (0.30%) IIS
3 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.79%) MS Office
3 17 (5.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.18%) Internet
2 9 (2.74%) HTTP
3 3 (0.91%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.61%) FTP
5 1 (0.30%) DNS
5 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.30%) MPLS
5 1 (0.30%) NAS
5 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.05%) QlikView
3 10 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.83%) MySQL
6 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.30%) Riak
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 85 (25.91%) Selenium
2 34 (10.37%) Cucumber
3 19 (5.79%) SoapUI
4 17 (5.18%) Oracle Forms
5 16 (4.88%) JMeter
5 16 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.88%) WebDriver
6 15 (4.57%) Oracle APEX
7 8 (2.44%) Toad
7 8 (2.44%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.13%) HP UFT
8 7 (2.13%) LoadRunner
9 6 (1.83%) SilkTest
10 5 (1.52%) JIRA
10 5 (1.52%) JUnit
10 5 (1.52%) Rational Performance Tester
11 4 (1.22%) MSTest
11 4 (1.22%) NeoLoad
11 4 (1.22%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
General
1 84 (25.61%) Finance
2 22 (6.71%) Retail
3 14 (4.27%) Banking
4 12 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.05%) Legal
6 2 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 164 (50.00%) Analyst
2 115 (35.06%) Test Analyst
3 75 (22.87%) Test Engineer
4 45 (13.72%) Tester
5 42 (12.80%) Test Leader
6 41 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 29 (8.84%) Test Manager
8 26 (7.93%) Senior Analyst
8 26 (7.93%) Software Analyst
9 24 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
10 17 (5.18%) Development Analyst
10 17 (5.18%) QA Analyst
10 17 (5.18%) Software Development Analyst
10 17 (5.18%) Software Development Business Analyst
11 16 (4.88%) Business Development Analyst
11 16 (4.88%) Project Analyst
11 16 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
12 15 (4.57%) Automation Test Analyst
12 15 (4.57%) QA Test Analyst
12 15 (4.57%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (22.26%) .NET
2 27 (8.23%) XML
3 23 (7.01%) Web Services
4 21 (6.40%) JSON
5 17 (5.18%) LAMP
5 17 (5.18%) SOAP
6 16 (4.88%) Behat
7 8 (2.44%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.22%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.91%) J2EE
10 2 (0.61%) HTML
10 2 (0.61%) XSLT
11 1 (0.30%) CSS
11 1 (0.30%) HTML5
11 1 (0.30%) Java EE
11 1 (0.30%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.71%) N-Tier
4 21 (6.40%) Mobile App
5 17 (5.18%) RIA
6 13 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.44%) IVR
7 8 (2.44%) Replication
8 4 (1.22%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.91%) iPad
10 2 (0.61%) Informatics
10 2 (0.61%) NHS
11 1 (0.30%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.59%) Windows
2 27 (8.23%) Android
2 27 (8.23%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.35%) Unix
4 4 (1.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.91%) Linux
5 3 (0.91%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (57.62%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (30.18%) Software Testing
3 88 (26.83%) SDLC
4 79 (24.09%) Test Management
4 79 (24.09%) Test Scripting
5 54 (16.46%) BDD
6 53 (16.16%) Non-Functional Testing
6 53 (16.16%) Test Automation
6 53 (16.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 49 (14.94%) TDD
8 47 (14.33%) Scrum
9 46 (14.02%) System Integration Testing
10 44 (13.41%) Test Strategy
11 39 (11.89%) Regression Testing
12 36 (10.98%) Automation Testing
12 36 (10.98%) Performance Testing
13 33 (10.06%) Service Delivery
14 30 (9.15%) E-Commerce
14 30 (9.15%) Waterfall
15 29 (8.84%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (39.02%) SQL
2 54 (16.46%) Java
3 27 (8.23%) C#
4 19 (5.79%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.49%) Ruby
6 17 (5.18%) C++
6 17 (5.18%) PHP
6 17 (5.18%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.27%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.83%) Python
9 2 (0.61%) C
9 2 (0.61%) VB
9 2 (0.61%) VBScript
10 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 165 (50.30%) ISTQB
2 116 (35.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 53 (16.16%) Degree
4 12 (3.66%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) APMP
6 1 (0.30%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (21.34%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.61%) Basel II
3 2 (0.61%) HL7
3 2 (0.61%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.57%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.52%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 45 (13.72%) Oracle
2 41 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.57%) HP
4 8 (2.44%) Capita
5 7 (2.13%) IBM
6 4 (1.22%) Twitter
7 2 (0.61%) Facebook
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco
8 1 (0.30%) Cognos
8 1 (0.30%) EMC
8 1 (0.30%) F5
8 1 (0.30%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.30%) NetApp
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.30%) VMware
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago